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7 Killed, 20 Kidnapped in Boko Haram Attack in Cameroon

At least seven people were killed and about 20 others were kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram militants in an overnight raid on a village near Cameroon's northern border, a senior military officer said Tuesday. Tchakarmari, the village targeted early on Tuesday, lies north of Maroua, where dozens of people were killed in a series of suicide bombings by the Nigerian Islamist group last month. "There was an attack at 1:30 a.m. (0030 GMT). We have a figure of seven dead. ... We...

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